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Publications: 2017


78.  De France, K.J.; Xu, F.; Hoare, T.  “Structured Macroporous Hydrogels: Progress, Challenges, and Opportunities”.  Advanced Healthcare Materials, accepted 09/27/2017 [invited review]


77.  De France, K.J.; Yager, K.G.; Chan, K.J.W.; Cranston, E.D., Hoare, T.  “Injectable Anisotropic Nanocomposite Hydrogels for In Situ Orientation of Myotube Growth”.  Nano Letters, 2017, DOI: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.7b03600.  (link)


76.  Bakaic, E.; Smeets, N.M.B.; Barrigar, O.; Alsop, R.; Rheinstädter. M.C.; Hoare, T.  “pH-Ionizable In situ-Gelling Poly(Oligo ethylene glycol methacrylate)-Based Hydrogels: The Role of Internal Network Structures in Controlling Macroscopic Properties”.  Macromolecules, 2017, DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.7b01505.  (link)  [Top 15 most accessed article, September 2017]


75.  Bakaic, E.; Smeets, N.M.B.; Badv, M.; Dodd, M.; Barrigar, O.; Siebers, E.; Lawlor, M.; Sheardown, H.; Hoare, T.  “Injectable and Degradable Poly(Oligoethylene glycol methacrylate) Hydrogels With Tunable Charge Densities as Adhesive Peptide-Free Cell Scaffolds”.  ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering, 2017, DOI: 10.1021/acsbiomaterials.7b00397.  (link)  


74.  De France, K.J.; Hoare, T.; Cranston, E.D.  “Review of Nanocellulose-Containing Hydrogels and Aerogels”.  Chemistry of Materials, 2017, 29, 4609–4631 [invited review] [cover article]  (link[Top 3 most accessed article, May 2017]


73.  Yu, C.; Kornmuller, A.; Brown, C.; Hoare, T.; Flynn, L.E.  “Decellularized adipose tissue microcarriers as a dynamic culture platform for human adipose-derived stem/stromal cell expansion”.  Biomaterials, 2017, 120, 66-80. (link)


72.  Katare, Y.K.; Piazza, J.E.; Bhandari, J.; Daya, R.; Akilan, K.; Simpson, M.J.; Hoare, T.; Mishra, R.K.  “Intranasal Delivery of Antipsychotic Drugs”.  Schizophrenia Research, 2017, 184, 2-13. (link)

Publications: 2016


71.  Zhang, J.; Muirhead, B.; Dodd, M.; Liu, L.; Mangiacotte, N.; Xu, F.; Hoare, T.; Sheardown, H.  “An Injectable Hydrogel Prepared Using a PEG/Vitamin E Copolymer Facilitating Aqueous-Driven Gelation”.  Biomacromolecules, 2016, 17, 3648-3658.  (link)


70.  Urosev, I.; Bakaic, E.; Alsop, R.J.; Rheinstadter, M.C.; Hoare, T.  “Tuning the Properties of Injectable Poly(Oligoethylene Glycol Methacrylate) Hydrogels by Controlling Precursor Polymer Molecular Weight”.  Journal of Materials Chemistry B, 2016, 4, 6541-6551.  (link)


69.  Jamard, M.; Hoare, T.; Sheardown, H.  “Nanogels of methylcellulose hydrophobized with N-tert-butylacrylamide for ocular drug delivery”.  Drug Delivery and Translational Research, 2016, 6, 648-659.  (link)


68.  Deng, X.; Korogiannaki, M.; Rastegari, B.; Zhang, J.; Chen, M.; Fu, Q.; Sheardown, H.; Filipe, C.D.M.; Hoare, T.  “’Click’ Chemistry-Tethered Hyaluronic Acid-Based Contact Lens Coatings Improve Lens Wettability and Lower Protein Adsorption”.  ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 2016, 8, 22064–22073.  (link)


67.  De France, K.J.; Yager, K.G.; Hoare, T.; Cranston, E.D.  “Cooperative Ordering and Kinetics of Cellulose Nanocrystal Alignment in a Magnetic Field”.  Langmuir, 2016, 32, 7564-7571.  (link)


66.  Chau, M.*; De France, K.*; Kopera, B.; Machado, V.; Rosenfeldt, S.; Reyes, L.; Chan, K.; Forster, S.; Cranston, E.; Hoare, T.; Kumacheva, E.  “Composite hydrogels with tunable anisotropic morphologies and mechanical properties”.  Chemistry of Materials, 2016, 28, 3406-3415.  (link)


65.  Hodgson, S.; Bakaic, E.; Stewart, S.A.; Hoare, T.; Adronov, A.  “Properties of Poly(Ethylene Glycol) Hydrogels Crosslinked via Strain-Promoted Alkyne-Azide Cycloaddition (SPAAC)”.  Biomacromolecules, 2016, 17, 1093-1100.  (link)

64.  Maitland, D.M.; Campbell, S.B.; Chen, J.; Hoare, T.  “Controlling the Resolution and Duration of Pulsatile Release from Injectable Magnetic ‘Plum-Pudding’ Nanocomposite Hydrogels”.  RSC Advances, 2016, 6, 15770-15781.  (link)

63.  De France, K.J.; Chan K.J.W.; Cranston, E.D., Hoare, T.  “Enhanced mechanical properties in cellulose nanocrystal-poly(oligo ethylene glycol methacrylate) injectable nanocomposite hydrogels through control of physical and chemical cross-linking”.  Biomacromolecules, 2016, 17, 649-660.  (link)

62.  Deng, X.; Chen, M.; Fu, Q.; Smeets, N.M.B.; Xu, F.; Zhang, Z.; Filipe, C.D.M.; Hoare, T.  “A highly-sensitive immunosorbent assay based on biotinylated graphene oxide and the quartz crystal microbalance”.  ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 2016, 8, 1893-1902.  (link)

61.  Xu, F.; Sheardown, H.; Hoare, T.  “Reactive Electrospinning of Degradable Poly(oligoethylene glycol methacrylate)-Based Nanofibrous Hydrogel Networks”.  Chemical Communications, 2016, 52, 1451-1454.  (link)


60.  Grenga, P.; Nethercott, M.; Mateo, A.; Patenaude, M.; Hoare, T.; Weliky, D.; Priefer, R.  “Thermal and Spectral Analysis of Novel Amide-Tethered Polymers from Polyallylamine”.  Australian Journal of Chemistry, 69, 458-466. (link)

Publications: 2015


59.  Gilbert, T.; Smeets, N.M.B.; Hoare, T.  “Injectable Interpenetrating Network Hydrogels via Kinetically Orthogonal Reactive Mixing of Functionalized Polymeric Precursors”.  ACS Macro Letters, 2015, 4, 1104-1109. (link)

58.  Sheikholeslami, P.; Muirhead, B.; Baek, D.S.H.; Wang, H.; Zhao, X.; Sivakumaran, D.; Boyd, S.; Sheardown, H.; Hoare, T.  “Hydrophobically-Modified Poly(vinyl pyrrolidone) as a Physically-Associative, Shear-Responsive Ophthalmic Hydrogel”.  Experimental Eye Research, 2015, 137, 18-31. (link)

57.  Sivakumaran, D.; Mueller, E.; Hoare, T.  “Temperature-Induced Assembly of Monodisperse, Covalently Cross-Linked, and Degradable Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) Microgels Based on Oligomeric Precursors”.  Langmuir, 2015, 31, 5767-5778. (link)


56.  Love, R.J.; Patenaude, M.; Bowdish, D.M.E.; Hoare, T.; Jones, K.S.  “An Investigation of Scavenger Receptor A-Mediated Leukocyte Binding to Polyanionic and Uncharged Polymer Hydrogels”.  Journal of Biomedical Materials Research A, 2015, 103, 1605-1612.  (link)


55.  Bakaic, E.; Smeets, N.M.B.; Hoare, T. “Injectable Hydrogels Based on Poly(Ethylene Glycol) and Derivatives as Functional Biomaterials”.  RSC Advances, 2015, 5, 35469-35486. (link) [invited review]


54.  Bakaic, E.; Smeets, N.M.B.; Dorrington, H.E.; Hoare, T.  “’Off-the-Shelf” Thermoresponsive Hydrogel Design: Tuning Hydrogel Properties by Mixing Precursor Polymers with Different Lower-Critical Solution Temperatures”.  RSC Advances, 2015, 5, 33364-33376. (link)


53.  Campbell, S.B.; Maitland, D.M.; Hoare, T.  “Enhanced Pulsatile Drug Release from Injectable Magnetic Hydrogels with Embedded Thermosensitive Microgels”.  ACS Macro Letters, 2015, 4, 312-316. (link)


52.  Piazza, J.E.; Zhu, C.; Selvaganapathy, P.R.; Hoare, T.; Jain, S.B.; Hossain, F.; Mishra, R.K.  “The Use of a Novel Intranasal Spray Device for the Administration of Nanoparticles for the Treatment of Rodents”.  Journal of Medical Devices, 2015, 9, 041001. (link)


51.  Pan, S.; Tzoc Torres, J.M.G.; Hoare, T.; Ghosh, R. "Transmission behavior of pNIPAM microgel particles through porous membranes".  Journal of Membrane Science, 2015, 479, 141-147. (link)

50.  Hoare, T.  “Toward “Reality-Based” Integrative Laboratories in Chemical Engineering: Introducing Real-Time, Hands-On Troubleshooting”.  Chemical Engineering Education, 2015, 49, 118-126 (link)

Publications: 2014


49.  Deng. X.; Smeets, N.M.B.; Sicard, C.; Wang, J.; Brennan, J.D.; Filipe, C.D.M.; Hoare, T.  “Poly(oligoethylene glycol methacrylate) dip-coating: turning cellulose paper into a protein-repellent platform for biosensors”.  Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2014, 136, 12852-12855. (link)


48.  Smeets, N.M.B., Patenaude, M.; Kinio, D.; Yavitt, F.M.; Bakaic, E.; Yang, F.-C.; Rheinstadter, M.; Hoare, T. “Injectable hydrogels with in situ-forming hydrophobic domains: Oligo(DL-lactide) modified poly(oligoethylene glycol methcrylate) hydrogels”.  Polymer Chemistry, 2014, 5, 6811-6823. (link)


47.  Smeets, N.M.B.; Bakaic, E.; Yavitt, F.M., Yang, F.-C., Rheinstadter, M.C., Hoare, T.  “Probing the Internal Morphology of Injectable Poly(oligoethylene glycol methacrylate) Hydrogels by Light and Small-Angle Neutron Scattering”.  Macromolecules, 2014, 47, 6017-6027. (link)


46.  Mateen, R.; Hoare, T.  “Carboxymethyl and Hydrazide Functionalized β-Cyclodextrin Derivatives: A Systematic Investigation of Complexation Behaviors with the Model Hydrophobic Drug Dexamethasone”.  International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 2014, 472, 315-326. (link)


45.  Mateen, R.; Hoare, T.  “Injectable, in-situ gelling, cyclodextrin-dextran hydrogels for the partitioning-driven release of hydrophobic drugs”.  Journal of Materials Chemistry B, 2014, 2, 5157-5167 (link)


44.  Smeets, N.M.B.; Bakaic, E.; Patenaude, M.; Hoare, T.  “Injectable Poly(oligoethylene glycol methacrylate)-Based Hydrogels With Tunable Phase Transition Behaviors: Physicochemical and Biological Responses”.  Acta Biomaterialia, 2014, 10, 4143-4155. (link)

43.    Piazza, J.E.; Hoare, T.; Molinaro, L.; Terpstra, K.; Bhandari, J kamagra canada.; Selvaganapathy, P.R.; Gupta, B.; Mishra, R.K.  “Intranasally-Administered Lectin-Functionalized PEG-PLGA Nanoparticles for the Treatment of Schizophrenia”. European Journal of Pharmaceuticals and Biopharmaceuticals, 2014, 87, 30-39. (link)


42.  Smeets, N.M.B.; Bakaic, E.; Patenaude, M.; Hoare, T.  “Injectable and Tunable Poly(ethylene glycol)-Analogue Hydrogels Based on Poly(oligoethylene glycol methacrylate)”.  Chemical Communications, 2014, 50, 3306-3309.  (link)


41.  Patenaude, M.; Kinio, D.; Hoare, T.  “Tuning Gelation Time and Morphology in Injectable Hydrogels Using Ketone-Hydrazide Cross-Linking”.  Biomacromolecules, 2014, 15, 781-790. (link)


40.  Patenaude, M.; Smeets, N.M.B.; Hoare, T.  “Injectable, Covalently Cross-Linked Hydrogels for Biomedical Applications”. Macromolecular Rapid Communications, 2014, 35, 598-617. (Invited Review) (link)


39.  Hoare, T.; Yeo, Y.; Bellas, E.; Bruggeman, J.P.; Kohane, D.S.  “Prevention of Peritoneal Adhesions Using Polymeric Rheological Blends”.  Acta Biomaterialia, 2014, 10, 1187-1193.  (link)


38.  Tzoc Torres, J.M.G.; Nichols, E.M.; MacGregor, J.F.; Hoare, T.  “Designing Multi-Responsive Smart Polymers Using Latent Variable Methods”.  Polymer, 2014, 55, 505-516. (link)


37.  Campbell, S.B.; Hoare, T. “Externally-Addressable Hydrogel-Nanocomposites for Biomedical Applications”.  Current Opinion in Chemical Engineering, 2014, 4C, 1-10. (link)


Book Chapter: 3.  Smeets, N.M.B.; Hoare, T.  “Microgels and Nanogels for Drug Delivery” in Controlled Release Systems: Advances in Nanobottles and Active Nanoparticles, J. Forcada, A. van Herk, and G. Pastorin, Editors. Pan Stanford Publishing, in press. (link)

Publications: 2013


36.  Yang, X.; Bakaic, E.; Hoare, T.; Cranston, E.D.  “Injectable Polysaccharide Hydrogels Reinforced with Cellulose Nanocrystals: Morphology, Rheology, Degradation, and Cytotoxicity”.  Biomacromolecules, 2013, 14, 4447-4455. (link)


35.  Smeets, N.M.B.; Hoare, T.  “Designing Responsive Microgels for Drug Delivery Applications”.  Journal of Polymer Science A, 2013, 51, 3027-3043. (link)


34.  Campbell, S.B.; Patenaude, M.; Hoare, T.  “Injectable Superparamagnets:  Highly elastic and degradable poly(N-isopropylacrylamide)-magnetite nanoparticle composite hydrogels”.  Biomacromolecules, 2013, 13, 644-653. (link)


33.  Sivakumaran, D.S.; Maitland, D.M.; Oszustowicz, T.; Hoare, T.  “Tuning Drug Release from Microgel-Hydrogel Nanocomposites via Cross-Linking”.  Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 2013, 392, 422-430. (link)

Publications: 2012


32.  Hoare, T.; Young, S.; Lawlor, M.W.; Kohane, D.S.  “Thermoresponsive Nanogels for Prolonged Duration Local Anesthesia”.  Acta Biomaterialia, 2012, 8, 3596-3605. (link)


31.  Sheikholeslami, P.; Ewaschuk, C.M.; Ahmed, S.U.; Greenlay, B.; Hoare, T.  “Semi-Batch Control over Functional Group Distributions in Thermoresponsive Microgels”.  Colloid and Polymer Science 2012, 290, 1181-1192. (link)


30.  Patenaude, M.; Hoare, T.  “Injectable, Degradable Thermoresponsive Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) Hydrogels”.  ACS Macro Letters, 2012, 1, 409-413. (link)


29.  Patenaude, M.; Hoare, T.  “Injectable, Mixed Natural-Synthetic Polymer Hydrogels with Modular Properties” viagraindian.comBiomacromolecules, 2012, 13, 369-378. (link)


28.  Kesselman, L.R.B.; Shinwary, S.; Selvaganapathy, P.R.; Hoare T.  “Microfluidic Production of Monodisperse, Covalently-Crosslinked, Degradable ‘Smart’ Microgels”.  Small, 2012, 8, 1092-1098 (link)


27.  Hoare, T.; Sivakumaran, D.; Stefanescu, C.; Lawlor, M.W.; Kohane, D.S. “Nanogel Scavengers for Drugs: Local Anesthetic Uptake by Thermoresponsive Nanogels”.  Acta Biomaterialia, 2012, 8, 1450-1458. (link).


Book Chapter: 2.  Hoare, T.  “Macroscopic Microgel Networks” in Hydrogel Micro- and Nanoparticles, L.A. Lyon and M.A. Serpe, Editors.  John Wiley and Sons, 2012.  (link)

Publications: 2011


26.  Sivakumaran, D.; Maitland,  D.M.; Hoare, T.  “Injectable Microgel-Hydrogel Composites for Prolonged Small Molecule Drug Delivery”. Biomacromolecules, 2011, 12, 4112-4120. (link)  


25.  Ciolino, J.B.; Hudson, S.P.; Mobbs, A.N.; Hoare, T.R.; Iwata, N.; Fink, G.; Kohane, D.S.  “A prototype antifungal contact lens”.  Investigative Ophthalmology and Vision Science, 2011, 52, 6286-6291. (link)


24.  Hoare, T.; Timko, B.; Santamaria, J.; Goya, G.F.; Irusta, S.; Lau, S.; Stefanescu, C.; Lin, D.; Langer, R.; Kohane, D.S.  “Magnetically-Triggered Nanocomposite Membranes:  a Versatile Platform for Triggered Drug Delivery”.  Nano Letters, 2011, 11, 1395-1400. (link)


Book Chapter: 1.  Pelton, R.; Hoare, T.  “Microgels and Their Synthesis: An Introduction” in Microgel Suspensions: Fundamentals and Applications.  A. Fernandez-Nieves, H. Wyss, J. Mattsson, and D.A. Weitz, Editors. John Wiley and Sons, 2011. (link)

Publications: 2010


23.  Ge, X.; Hoare, T.; Filipe, C.  “Protein Based Aqueous-Multiphasic Systems”.  Langmuir, 2010, 26, 4087-4094. (link)


22.  Hoare, T.; Zurakowski, D.; Langer, R.; Kohane, D.S.  “Rheological blends for drug delivery. I: Characterization in vitroJournal of Biomedical Materials Research A, 2010, 92A, 575-585.  (link)


21.  Hoare, T.; Bellas, E.; Zurakowski, D.; Kohane, D.S.  “Rheological blends for drug delivery. II: Prolongation of nerve blockade, biocompatibility, and in vivo-in vitro correlations” Journal of Biomedical Materials Research A, 2010, 92A, 586-595.  (link)

Publications: 2009


20.  Hoare, T.; Santamaria, J.; Goya, G.; Irusta, S.; Lau, S.; Lin, D.; Padera, R.; Langer, R.; Kohane, D.S.  “A magnetically-triggered composite membrane for on-demand drug delivery”. Nano Letters, 2009, 9, 3651–3657. (link)


19.  Xu, Q.; Hashimoto, M.; Dang, T.T.; Hoare, T.; Kohane, D.S.; Whitesides, G.M.; Langer, R.; Anderson, D.G.  “Preparation of Monodisperse Drug-loaded Polymer Microparticles Using a Microfluidic Flow-focusing Device”.  Small, 2009, 5, 1575-1581. (link)


18.  Ciolino, J.B.; Hoare, T.R.; Iwata, N.G.; Behlau, I.; Dohlman, C.H.; Langer, R.; Kohane, D.S.  “A drug-eluting contact lens”. Investigative Ophthalmology and Vision Science, 2009, 50, 3346-3352. (link


Publications: 2008


17.  Hoare, T.; Pelton, R.  “Characterizing Charge and Crosslinker Distributions in Polyelectrolyte Microgels”.  Current Opinion in Colloid and Interface Science, 2008, 13, 413-428.  (link)


16.  Hoare, T.R.; Kohane, D.S.  “Hydrogels in Drug Delivery: Progress and Challenges”.  Polymer, 2008, 49, 1993-2007.  (link)


15.  Hoare, T.; Pelton, R.  “Charge-Switching, Amphoteric Glucose-Responsive Microgels with Physiological Swelling Activity”.  Biomacromolecules, 2008, 9, 733-740.  (link)


14.  Hoare, T.; Pelton, R.  “Impact of Microgel Morphologies on Functional Microgel-Drug Interactions”.  Langmuir, 2008, 24, 1005-1012.  (link)

Publications: Pre 2008


13.  Hoare, T.; Pelton, R.  “Functionalized Microgel Swelling: Comparing Theory and Experiment”.  Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 2007, 111, 11895-11906. link


12.  Hoare, T.; Pelton, R.  “Calorimetric Analysis of Thermal Phase Transitions in Functionalized Microgels”. Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 2007, 111, 1334-1342. (link)


11.  Hoare, T.; Pelton, R.  “Engineering Glucose Swelling Responses in Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide)-Based Microgels”.  Macromolecules, 2007, 40, 670-678. (link)


10.  Hoare, T.; McLean, D.  “Kinetic Prediction of Functional Group Distributions in Microgels”.  Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 2006, 110, 20327-20336. (link)


9.  Hoare, T.; McLean, D.  “Multi-Component Kinetic Modeling for Controlling Local Compositions in Thermosensitive Polymers”.  Macromolecular Theory and Simulations, 2006, 15, 619-632. (link)


8.  Hoare, T.; Pelton, R.  “Dimensionless Plot Analysis: A New Way to Analyze Functional Group Distributions in Microgels”. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 2006, 303, 109-116.  (link)


7.  Hoare, T.; Pelton, R.  “Titrametric Characterization of pH-Induced Phase Transitions in Functionalized Microgels”. Langmuir, 2006, 22, 7342-7350.  (link)


6.  Hoare, T.; Pelton, R.  “Electrophoresis of Functionalized Microgels: Morphological Insights”.  Polymer, 2005, 46, 1139-1150.  (link)


5.  Hoare, T.; Pelton, R.  “Highly pH and Temperature-Responsive Microgels Functionalized with Vinylacetic Acid”.  Macromolecules, 2004, 37, 2544-2550.  (link)


4.  Hoare, T.; Pelton, R.  “Functional Group Distributions in Carboxylic Acid-Containing Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) Microgels”.  Langmuir, 2004, 20, 2123-2133.  (link)


3.  Hesp, S.A.M.; Hoare, T.R.; Roy, S.D. “Low-temperature Fracture in Reactive-ethylene-terpolymer modified Asphalt Binders”  International Journal of Pavement Engineering, 2002, 3, 153-159. (link)


2.  Hesp, S.A.M., Smith, B.J. and Hoare, T.R.  “Effect of Filler Particle Size on High and Low Temperature Performance in Asphalt Concrete”.  Journal of the Association of Asphalt Paving Technologists, 2001, 70, 492-508. (link)


1.  Hoare, T.R.; Hesp, S.A.M.   “Low-Temperature Fracture Testing of Asphalt Binders:  Regular and Modified Systems” Transportation Research Record, 2000, 1728, 36-42.  (link)